“Getting Your Synopsis Ready for Competitions, Agents, and Editors” with Richard Z. Santos

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Don’t let the dreaded synopsis defeat you. Come learn the key features and common mistakes for your fiction synopsis. At some point, every writer will need to write a synopsis of their completed book. But too often … Continue reading “Getting Your Synopsis Ready for Competitions, Agents, and Editors” with Richard Z. Santos

$49.00 – $109.00

“Anatomy of a Scene: A Deep Dive into Dialogue” with Stacey Swann

Online via Zoom

$99 for Members $159 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. The deadline to submit a scene for the workshop has passed.  Talent for dialogue is not an inborn skill. Anyone can learn to write razor-sharp dialogue! As readers, there are probably a lot of craft issues we … Continue reading “Anatomy of a Scene: A Deep Dive into Dialogue” with Stacey Swann

$99.00 – $159.00

“Creating Authentic Characters in Fiction” with John Pipkin

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. This class is a part of the "Novel Essentials" Class Package.  Learn how to use your characters to drive your plot forward. In this class, you will learn how to establish and develop compelling characters that will … Continue reading “Creating Authentic Characters in Fiction” with John Pipkin

$49.00 – $109.00

“Memoir in Miniature: The Art of the Personal Essay” with M. M. Adjarian

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. You have a lifetime of unique stories to tell. But do you know how to take those ordinary – and sometimes not-so-ordinary – experiences and transform them into extraordinary reading that will leave your readers hungry for … Continue reading “Memoir in Miniature: The Art of the Personal Essay” with M. M. Adjarian

$49.00 – $109.00

“Your Words, Your Voice: How Language Builds Character and Story to Breathe Life into Your Book” with Samantha M. Clark

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Voice is something of an enigma in writing. Agents and editors say they want “fresh voices," but also say “they know it when they see it." Teachers talk about the “author’s voice” but also staying true to … Continue reading “Your Words, Your Voice: How Language Builds Character and Story to Breathe Life into Your Book” with Samantha M. Clark

$49.00 – $109.00

“Crafting a Compelling Query Letter” with Becka Oliver

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Writing a query letter can be an agonizing exercise for any writer, but it’s an essential step in the process of submitting to literary agents. This class - taught by a former literary agent - will detail … Continue reading “Crafting a Compelling Query Letter” with Becka Oliver

$49.00 – $109.00

“What Authors Need to Know: Marketing and Publicizing Your Book” with Katharine Duckett

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Learn how to promote your book and which marketing and publicity tools work best for you. Finding your audience is a key part of any successful writing career. Whether you're publishing traditionally or choosing to self-publish, you … Continue reading “What Authors Need to Know: Marketing and Publicizing Your Book” with Katharine Duckett

$49.00 – $109.00

“Memoir 101: Everything You Need to Know to (Finally) Start Your Memoir” with Jessica Wilbanks

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. This class is a part of the "Memoir Essentials" Class Package. Starting a memoir and looking for strategies for generating material and finding structure? The most haunting memoirs aren’t just autobiographies. Instead, they pivot on a subject … Continue reading “Memoir 101: Everything You Need to Know to (Finally) Start Your Memoir” with Jessica Wilbanks

$49.00 – $109.00